ARN’s iHeartPodcast Network stays at number 1 for 18th straight month
With 19.3 million monthly downloads, the ARN iHeartPodcast Network sees another month at number 1 in the Australian Podcast Ranker.
Today’s monthly ranker results for October show iHeartPodcast Network Australia, has the largest podcast audience in Australia with 3 million listeners and a further 2.06 million listeners via its Audioboom representation, up 7% from September.
The network also holds five of the top 10 most listened to podcasts in the country.
Audioboom’s Casefile, which is part of the iHeartPodcast Network, has risen to be Australia’s #1 most listened to podcast (1,000,359 monthly listeners), and Life Uncut with Brittany Hockley and Laura Byrne is #3 with 459,778 listeners.
The Kyle & Jackie O Show is Australia’s #1 radio catch-up podcast and #6 on the podcast ranker with 312,906 monthly listeners.
Stuff You Should Know is #7 (295,376 listeners) and Audioboom’s, Morbid: A True Crime Podcast is #10 with 203,331 listeners.
Two further podcasts feature in the top 20 with Audioboom’s, No Such Thing As A Fish (#12) and She’s On The Money (#13). ARN’s iHeartPodcast Network represents 29 of the top 100 most popular podcasts in Australia.
ARN’s Head of Digital Audio, Corey Layton said: “Since launch, the iHeartPodcast Network Australia has been committed to delivering the best audio content to our audiences, and being named as Australia’s #1 Podcast Network for the 18th consecutive time is an unbelievable achievement.
“With more than 19 million monthly downloads, and half the top 10 podcasts, we now reach even more Australians by delivering quality shows that they know and love, as well as serving our commercial partners across all our platforms.”